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Kosherfest: Expanding world of products

SECAUCUS, NJ — At Kosherfest, the world’s largest kosher trade show, Yiddish and Hebrew were heard alongside English. Some 6,000 kosher-food insiders packed the...

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Buffett invests $5 million in Israel Bonds

Business magnate Warren Buffett made a $5 million investment in Israel Bonds at an event that raised $60 million. Buffett, whom Forbes ranked as the third richest person...

A natural gas fueled power station supplying electrical power to the Tel Aviv District in central Israel. (Kobi Richter/TPS)

Israel will sell $10 billion of natural gas to Jordan

Israel became Jordan’s largest gas supplier when the country’s Leviathan gas consortium signed a $10 billion deal on Sept. 26 with the Hashemite Kingdom, providing...

An apartment building on Fontane Street in Berlin’s Neukölln district.

Israelis seek the Berlin real estate market

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5777 SECTION B By Orit Arfa, JNS Sonnenallee, a street in Berlin’s Neukölln district, looks like it comes straight out of an Arab city — so...

Artist's rendering of the redesigned Zion Square in downtown Jerusalem.

Redesign for Jerusalem’s Zion Square

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5777 SECTION B JERUSALEM (TPS) — Jerusalem’s Zion Square will be redesigned “to emphasize the values of tolerance, dialogue and mutual...

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National Jewish founds asthma institute

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5777 SECTION B National Jewish Health announced the creation of The Cohen Family Asthma Institute, which will address an emerging gap in severe...

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$400 million gift for Ben Gurion University

JERUSALEM — A $400 million gift to Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, earmarked in large part for water research, is believed to be the largest-ever bequest on behalf...

The library at CLB, where students learn in both English and Hebrew.

Study of law in Israel for English speakers

AN ISRAELI law school, the College of Law and Business (CLB), has announced the opening of international degree programs to overseas English speakers. Offering...

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Phase one of JCC renovation complete

PHASE ONE of the membership improvement project at the Loup JCC, also known as “the J,” has been completed. The $400,000 upgrades provide a new look and feel to the...

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How to set up a field hospital in 12 hours

PASSOVER EDITION 5776SECTION B PAGE 8 When disaster strikes, Israel’s government, army and aid agencies are among the first to send material and expert assistance,...